• Malaysia to stop renewing work permits for North Korea workers
Malaysia to stop renewing work permits for North Korea workers

As well as concerns over North Korea's technological progress toward a nuclear-tipped missile that could strike the continental U.S., Trump is pushing for a narrowing of the U.S. Dean said the idea that Pyongyang could "possibly" have "a missile that could hit the US" was "absolutely ludicrous". "Our two leaders will employ both sanctions and d...

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  • Darren Carrington suspended after hitting drive-thru pole
Darren Carrington suspended after hitting drive-thru pole

The soon-to-be senior receiver was arrested early Saturday morning on DUII (driving under the influence of intoxicants) charges after crashing his auto into a McDonald's drive-thru shortly after 3:00 a.m.in the morning. Before the 2015 National Championship game, he was suspended for failing a drug test. At the time, The Oregonian reported that C...

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  • Encana Corporation (NYSE:ECA) Receives An Update From Brokers
Encana Corporation (NYSE:ECA) Receives An Update From Brokers

FMR LLC now owns 20,771,231 shares of the oil and gas company's stock valued at $243,813,000 after buying an additional 18,298,176 shares in the last quarter. Canaccord Genuity restated a "buy" rating and issued a $14.00 target price on shares of Encana Corporation in a research note on Tuesday, April 11th.

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  • Johanna Konta withdraws from Aegon International after injury
Johanna Konta withdraws from Aegon International after injury

With Kerber losing, Simona Halep could have taken over the German's top spot in the world rankings if she had gone on to reach the final of this event but the Romanian missed out by losing to Caroline Wozniacki in three sets. "It could have gone both ways", Wozniacki said after the match. "I've played seven sets in a day and half", she said. ...

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  • High Court Religious Freedom Ruling: Conclusion of MO's 147-Year Journey?
High Court Religious Freedom Ruling: Conclusion of MO's 147-Year Journey?

Justice Sonia Sotomayor, joined by Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg, dissented from the decision altogether - and Sotomayor took the rare step of reading her decision from the bench to voice her disagreement with the court's ruling . The Court today profoundly changes that relationship by holding, for the first time , that the Constitution require...

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  • Chile coach ready to counter Ronaldo threat
Chile coach ready to counter Ronaldo threat

Claudio Bravo proved the hero for Chile at the end of a keenly contested Confederations Cup semi-final against Portugal . The teams were drawing 0-0 after normal and extra time . With the game edging closer and closer towards a tense penalty shootout, referee Alireza Faghani waved away La Roja's claims for a penalty after it was eviden...

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  • GST and its impact on the education sector
GST and its impact on the education sector

But, they were charged at 18 % tax on Saturday with 9% as Central GST and 9% as State GST . Besides, PM Modi said that the implementation of GST is not one party's achievement, but a collective effort from every political party. More than 70 per cent of small businesses in India have yet to adopt digital technology and the GST poses a ma...

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  • Women's PGA Championship 2017: Chella Choi, Danielle Kang Tied for Lead
Women's PGA Championship 2017: Chella Choi, Danielle Kang Tied for Lead

Paolozzi's round on Friday started and ended on a high note with birdies at the first and 18th holes, but in between she carded four bogeys and a double-bogey seven at the par-5 sixth hole and a triple-bogey seven at the par-four 11th. 1 is in contention for her third major title. Kim, also looking for her first major title, is a six-time victor ...

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  • 2 militants, 2 civilians killed in disputed Kashmir
2 militants, 2 civilians killed in disputed Kashmir

Police in disputed Kashmir say that the militants were involved in the killing of six policemen last month. Security forces launched a cordon-and-search operation in Brenti-Batpora in Anantnag early today after they received information about the presence of militants, including Lashkari, a police official said.

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  • Avengers: Infinity War will feature new superhero team-ups says Kevin Feige
Avengers: Infinity War will feature new superhero team-ups says Kevin Feige

British actor Tom Holland , who plays the web-slinging hero, showed up at the premiere accompanied by an actor in full Spider-Man costume who was lying on the bonnet of a auto and performing back flips for the crowd. "I said, 'In ten years, I'd like to be the Spider-Man after Andrew Garfield .' I'd never have guessed that it would have come true ...

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  • Philippines, China sign 22 economic agreements
Philippines, China sign 22 economic agreements

Despite Duterte's criticism of Washington, the USA military has been providing intelligence and logistical support for Philippine troops as they fight to clear Marawi of militants aligned with the Islamic State group. The offer by Foreign Minister Wang Yi came after China on Wednesday turned over the first batch of military equipment to the Philipp...

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  • Severe storm watch issued for parts of MA
Severe storm watch issued for parts of MA

And more heavy rain will also be possible. Today through Tuesday, the highs will be in the low 80s amid mostly sunny skies. "Wind gusts to 90 kilometres per hour and local rainfall amounts of 50 millimetres in an hour are possible", the federal agency said in an alert .

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  • Dubai will police streets with autonomous patrol cars
Dubai will police streets with autonomous patrol cars

The driver-less cars are the initiative of Dubai Police to maintain security in Dubai. With the O-R3 policing the streets of Dubai by end 2017, this marks a leap on Dubai's ambitious plan for robots to make up 25 percent of its police force by 2030.

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  • Fourth of July holiday fireworks safety
Fourth of July holiday fireworks safety

But Freier said if you plan on using them, do so sober. Don't point fireworks at people. July 4: from 10 a.m.to midnight. In the county, legal fireworks can be used any time of the year by adults, or youths at least 16 years old who are supervised by adults.

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  • White House releases details of staff's top earners
White House releases details of staff's top earners

It's unclear why Cohn's salary is lower than almost every other employee listed on the White House payroll, and lower than that of a typical administrative assistant in the US. The council has reportedly been "defunct" under a new Trump administration, which is mulling whether to keep it in place. According to Vanity Fair , the White House ...

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  • Team Sky confirms Chris Froome contract extension to end of 2020 season
Team Sky confirms Chris Froome contract extension to end of 2020 season

His first Tour in charge began in London, this year's race starting in Germany. Whatever goes down, Boulting insists the growth of the sport in the United Kingdom in the last few years is robust enough to withstand ongoing controversies. I don't think this year's course necessarily suits me as well as previous Tour de France courses have. Eve...

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  • Supreme Court to hear major political redistricting case
Supreme Court to hear major political redistricting case

Anti-gerrymandering advocates celebrated the news. A year ago a federal district panel of judges struck down the state's Assembly district maps ruling 2-1 that they were an unconstitutional gerrymander . Schimel urged the Supreme Court to consider the matter. That's because the SCOTUS has agreed to hear a case out of Wisconsin concerning...

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  • BPI reaches settlement with ABC
BPI reaches settlement with ABC

After ABC News began reporting on the product, the company faced a widespread consumer backlash and grocery chains nationwide began pulling beef containing the product from their meat sections. Soon, the Dakota Dunes-based beef processor closed all its plants except its operation in South Sioux City. According to a statement by ABC spokeswoman Ju...

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  • Man charged with killing son, 5, extradited to California
Man charged with killing son, 5, extradited to California

No further information about the boy's discovery was released. Los Angeles County investigators believed Andressian drove about 120 miles northwest to Cachuma Lake from Pasadena. The search for his son, Aramazd Andressian Jr., began in April after Andressian was found passed out in a auto in a South Pasadena park. The father said he did not remem...

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  • MS Dhoni on getting better with age
MS Dhoni on getting better with age

She will turn 21 in July, which means she has all the time in the world to develop into a better player. In hindsight, India's first round exit at home in 2013 should not have been surprising. That is what I was craving for the last five months. "Yes, usually in the World Cups, the West Indies start very slow". Indian frontline pacers, Jhulan...

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